Two astronauts arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) aboard Soyuz rocket. The two astronauts will join Expedition 51 crew members on board.
Thomas Pesquet and Shane Kimbrough are currently completing the first of three scheduled spacewalks. The missions are being done to prepare the ISS for the arrival of spacecraft that will transport humans to the space station.
While the rest of humanity is celebrating St. Patrick's Day on Earth, astronaut Thomas Pesquet commemorated this day by capturing magnificent pictures of Ireland and the planet from space.
The crew aboard the International Space Station are also celebrating the holidays in microgravity. They even sent a video from the ISS to Earth to commemorate the event.
A machine will help monitor the muscles of astronauts on board the International Space Station (ISS). The Muscle Atrophy Research and Exercise System or MARES is a muscle measurement machine on the ISS that will observe the crew's muscles as they work out.
The European Space Agency’s (ESA) astronaut Thomas Pesquet will perform an experiment to sample a new water-testing technology at the International Space Station (ISS).